Sunday, January 31, 2016


May he RIP. Condolences to his family and friends.

A google translate. Be-aware google translate can be a bit erratic.
Original bahasa link at


Jayapura, Jubi - Journalist and Editor in Chief, Oktovianus Pogau reportedly died at the Dian Harapan Hospital (RSDH), Waena, on Sunday, January 31, 2016, at around 09 pm local time.

From the information gathered in the room corpse RSDH Jubi, Sunday night, Okto died of lung disease. Mbamogo best sons origin, Intan Jaya district, died after being treated at RSDH. Though the young journalist had just returned from America in a youth exchange program.

Grief was enveloped family and relatives and journalists are known to be critical and intelligent.
"MEPA has not been long lineup is topsy turvy. Aga too quickly went MEPA Oktovianus Pogau, "said a journalist friends, Heng Yeimo.

"Goodbye friends, relatives, MEPA Oktovianus Pogau. Many stories, joys and sorrows that friends say and we've been through ... hopefully perjuanganmu inspire other fellow journalists first anak2 Mee Pago, "said journalist friend, Alfie.

Okto known to be critical to voice the pain of indigenous Papuans. Anxiety and the voice of his conscience, mostly written in the pages and

He also persistent struggle, nurturing and supple. He almost never tired and very religious during his lifetime.

"Weighing any tet of life, do not forget the Lord who has chosen, rearing, and bless you. IA will continue to be responsible for your life. IA always be beside you. He will recover soon and your inner soul, "he wrote in a Facebook page with Pogau Oktovianus account posted on January 23 at 6:34 CDT.

Okto's body was interred in a student dormitory Intan Jaya, Buper Waena and will be dispatched to Intan Jaya, Monday, February 1, 2016. Farewell my friend, RIP. (Timo Marten)

1 comment:

  1. Wow I have to agree with AWPA Sydney news that Google translate can indeed be very erratic at certain times. Thankfully I have a friend who understands Bahasa and is able to translate the whole story to me. Condolences to the family of the deceased.